Coldplay, Dizzee Rascal, Goldfrapp Up For 2004 Ivor Novello Awards

The nominations for the 2004 Ivor Novello Awards have been announced and the list is varied across musical genres and styles. The Ivors, viewed as the top-ranking
acknowledgment awarded to British songwriting, are given to the best songs across seven categories by the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters in association with the Performing Right Society. Amongst the artists up for Ivors in 2004 are Coldplay, Belle & Sebastian, Dizzee Rascal, Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood, Dido, Goldfrapp, and Gary Jules. Who will reign supreme? Weíll have to wait until the awards ceremony, which will be held on May 27 at the Grosvenor Hotel in London.

Best Song Musically And Lyrically

Dido - ìWhite Flagî

Will Young - ìLeave Right Nowî

Belle And Sebastian - ìStep Into My Office Babyî

Best Contemporary Song

Dizzee Rascal - ìJusí A Rascalî

Amy Winehouse - ìStronger Than Meî

Kylie - ìSlowî

The Ivors Dance Award

Layo And Bushwacka - ìShining Throughî

Moloko - ìFamiliar Feelingî

Goldfrapp - ìStrict Machineî

Best Original Film Score

Gavin Friday/Maurice Seezer - ìIn Americaî

Dan Jones - ìMaxî

Jonny Greenwood - ìBodysongî

PRS Most Performed Work

Coldplay - ìClocksî

Jamelia - ìSuperstarî

Sugababes - ìHole In The Headî

International Hit Of The Year

Robbie Williams - ìFeelî

Kylie - ìSlowî

Dido - ìWhite Flagî

Best Selling UK Single

Will Young - ìLeave Right Nowî

Michael Andrews featuring Gary Jules - ìMad Worldî

Kelly and Ozzy Osbourne - ìChangesî

Coldplay, Dizzee Rascal, Goldfrapp Up For 2004 Ivor Novello Awards